Flowers laid to the monument “Defenders of the Homeland” in Astana
Wreaths and baskets of flowers were laid to the monument Otan Khorghaushylar (Defenders of the Homeland) today in Astana as part of the festivities dedicated to the 73rd anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War of 19411945.
The solemn event saw participation of Prime Minister Bakytzhan Sagintayev, Chairman of the Senate of the Parliament KassymZhomart Tokayev, Chairman of the Majilis of the Parliament Nurlan Nigmatullin, Head of the President’s Executive Office Adilbek Dzhaksybekov, Deputies of the Parliament and other statesmen.
The participants of the ceremony, among whom were veterans of the Great Patriotic War, war workers, and the capital’s public honored the memory of the dead soldiers with a minute of silence.
Source: Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan